Junior Account Executive role for Cohn & Wolfe in the Consumer PR Department, representing brands such as Barclaycard, Scottish Widows, Drinkaware, Parker, Waterman, and more: My primary role was to handle media relations for all accounts I worked under - from responsive pre ss office duties, assisting in large sell-ins, arranging media interviews, press trips and more Organising and implementing influencer marketing campaigns Writing press releases and e-shots Event management for various campaign launches Organising and running photoshoots External supplier liaison: Designers/photographers/survey companies, broadcast specialists, celebrity agents Social media management Sourcing case studies for campaigns Creating monthly/weekly PR reports for clients Knowledge of Gorkana, ResponseSource, Social Studio, The Media Eye, Sysomos, Traackr General Ad Hoc duties
Copywriter position for Computers Unlimited, the largest European distributor for products and accessories for Apple, the Digital Home, and Creative Professionals: Primary role as copywriter for press releases, e-shots, website content and more. Running social media pages for various accounts and implementing social media campaigns. Creating monthly PR reports using Adobe InDesign. Assisting with event management for our bi annual showcases. Proof reading and editing print and online content. Working closely with brands for various marketing projects such as Philips, Sonos, Audeze and more. General ad hoc duties.
Home based role running all social media content with weekly meetings with staff for Wily Badger, a local Clapton magazine. Running all social media profiles including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Interacting with audience and answering any public queries. Running SEO audits for the site, comparing and contrasting performances with key competitors whilst offering insights into improving online presence. Writing editorial content for Wily Badger website. Upholding the company’s image on all social media platforms, whilst aiming to increase online following.
Internship writing several features a week and various news stories for FQ Magazine, the leading lifestyle magazine aimed specifically for fathers: Responsible for two sections, “Activities” and “ Travel “, whilst contributing to numerous other sections. Managing the social media accounts of FQ magazine. Work to deadlines without supervision. Researcher for all my articles. Regular contact with PR companies to discuss advertorial opportunities with the magazine.
Three month Internship in Editorial and Social Media content for the foremost nightlife site in the UK. My duties included: Sourced relevant high-resolution images for articles. Worked under a strict timescale with a number of tasks varying from editing, copywriting and content writing. Learnt a number of SEO practices to maximise online content and adapted my writing technique to fit in with in-house style, whilst also having an understanding of analytics. Writing various items from reviews, blogs, including work experience in photo editing. Assignments were independently based with editorial intervention only coming in after the completion of the task.
BA English Literature: 2:1
French Baccalaureate (International): Grade AB – English Literature, French Literature, Economics, Sociology, Philosophy, Spanish, Mathematics, Biology, History, Geography and Physical Education.